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SMC Counselor

Office of Outreach and Recruitment Team 

If your State or High School is not listed below please contact us at Outreach@smc.edu or (310) 434-4189 Thank you.

Brenda Simmons

Brenda Simmons

Outreach Counselor

Simmons_Brenda@smc.edu

Specialization: Out of State Orientation, Scholarship Coordinator.

Travel Out-of-state: Texas

CA High Schools: Concord, Crossroads, New Roads, Olympic, Pacific Christian, Lighthouse, Windward

Favorite thing about SMC: "SMC promotes innovation and creativity and is always on the cutting edge of the latest technology. SMC offers a rich tradition of community service and public education woven in with opportunities for personal enrichment and lifelong learning."

Elizabeth Mejia

Elizabeth Mejia

Outreach Counselor

Mejia_Elizabeth@smc.edu

Travel Out of State: Hawaii

Skype address: emejiasmc

Travel Out-of-state: Hawaii

CA High Schools: 

Favorite thing about SMC: “Helping students reach their academic goals - At one of the TOP Colleges!

Genoveva Nieto

Genoveva Nieto

Outreach Counselor

Nieto_Genoveva@smc.edu

 

 Favorite thing about SMC: “I love the diversity you find on the campus, students come from all corners of the world. SMC is a true Microcosm of the world around us”.

 

Stuart Ortiz

Stuart Ortiz

Outreach Counselor

Ortiz_Stuart@smc.edu

Travel Out-of-state: Florida

CA High Schools: Birmingham, Hamilton, University, Cleveland

Favorite thing about SMC: “The diversity in ethnic, cultural & geographical background. I’ve never experienced a campus filled with so many students taking different paths towards SMC….and that’s what makes SMC special!”

Claudia Leotaud

Claudia Carroll

Outreach Counselor

Carroll_Claudia@smc.edu 

Travel Out of State: Arizona

CA High Schools: Green Dots, Animo Venice

Favorite thing about SMC: Being able to share the great opportunities at SMC with prospective student.s

 

Claudia LeotaudBrenda McDonald

Outreach Counselor

Favorite thing about SMC: Working with a diverse population helping them reach their dreams and destiny.

 

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Rhea Williams

Outreach Counselor 

Williams_Rhea@smc.edu 
Travel Out of State: New York
CA High Schools: Granada Hills, El Segundo, Van Nuys, El Camino 

Favorite thing about SMC:
The overall spirit of excellence and motivation in our faculty and staff makes the work that we do very worthwhile and personally rewarding.
 
Trena Johnson

Trena Johnson

Administrative Assistant II

Johnson_Trena@smc.edu

Specialization: Responsible for all office administrative duties, scheduling of counseling appointments and inquiries to the college.

Favorite thing about SMC: “I love the diversity, and the dedication towards the student’s success. That makes me proud to work here, especially in the Outreach Dept., since we are the front door to the college.”